Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ramin M Abdolvahabi Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2013 CA 13738

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201574742
Claim Number : 12-0269-A-12
Date Submitted : 1/19/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Tamla   Lloyd
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Road, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887 212 (904) 296 - 1245 tlloyd@fdinsurancecompany.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Ramin   Abdolvahabi
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 3319 State Road 7, Suite 313
City State Zip Code County
Wellington FL 33449 Palm Beach
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
MG000177 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME90012 Surgery - Neurology - Including Child  

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Palm Beach
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Physician's Office  
Name of Institution Code
N/A 000000
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Other Physician's Office
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
10/29/2012 12/3/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
In October 2012, the patient was presented to Jupiter Medical Center for orthopedic surgery.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
On October 29, 2012, the insured performed a posterior lumbar interbody fusion and pedicle screw fixation with decompression and exploration at L3-4 and L5-S1.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged negligent surgical technique causing patient to bleed to death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
9/18/2013 2013 CA 13738
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Palm Beach 4/30/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Jupiter Anesthesia Associates, LLC
Jupiter Medical Center, Inc
Palm Beach Neurosurgery, LLC
Rosselli, Matteo
Fecht, Denise
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
4/30/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $53,170
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $0 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Circumstances of this case have been discussed with insured and risk management was notified. Risk management has discussed with insured.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change: 1/19/2016 2:29:24 PM
Reason for Change: Updated LAE amount.
 
Field Changed Former Value New Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel 50453 53170

 

 

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Court Case # 50-2017-CA-006137

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201884266
Claim Number : Incident No: 109476
Date Submitted : 2/5/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
NORCAL MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
94-2301054  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Diane   McNab
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Rd, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 439 - 0580     dmcnab@norcal-group.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Ramin M Abdolvahabi
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 3319 S. State Road 7, Suite 313
City State Zip Code County
Lake Worth FL 33449 Palm Beach
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
720584N $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME90012 Surgery - Neurology - Including Child  

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Palm Beach
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
JFK MEDICAL CENTER 100080
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
8/24/2015 3/2/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient had herniation/bulging discs at L4/5 and L5/S1.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Practitioner performed a bilateral L4/5 hemilaminectomy and foraminotomies, together with a left L5/S1 hemilaminectomy with foraminotomies and discectomy. Pathology reflected no infection.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
53 year old male alleged practitioner failed to recognize questionable wound infection which resulted in further procedure and aggravation of pre-existing back injury.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
6/1/2017 50-2017-CA-006137
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Palm Beach 1/24/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
1/8/2018
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $58,158
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $58,158
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $0 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Insured conferenced with attorney and claims specialist
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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